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(French Historical Notables), Titon du Tillet, Evrard (1677-1762)

Auction:
2483
Lot:
352
Sold for:
$296$250

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2483
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 15, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

(French Historical Notables), Titon du Tillet, Evrard (1677-1762), Le Parnasse Francois, Dedie au Roi, Paris: Jean-Baptiste Coignard Fils, 1732 and 1760, in three parts, Part I with contemporary gilt lettered tree calf, with engraved frontispiece and twelve plates of medals and numerous portrait engravings, folio; Part II, Paris: Chez Chaubert..., contemporary tree calf, with engraved frontispiece and sixteen plates of medals, folio; Part III, paper over boards, with sixteen plates of medals, folio, (Part I usual chipping, bumping and wear to covers and spine, ink inscription to half-title and minor spotting and soiling; Part II with defective spine and covers loose with inner tape repair, spotting and foxing throughout; Part III with torn title page, chipped covers and minor spotting).
Estimate $1,500-2,500

Part I usual chipping, bumping and wear to covers and spine, ink inscription to half title and minor spotting and soiling; Part II with defective spine and covers loose with inner tape repair, spotting and foxing throughout; Part III with torn title-page, chipped covers and minor spotting

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covers, spine, Paris, Jean-Baptiste Coignard Fils, Book collecting, Bookbinding

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